June 30 would be the 100th birthday of Lena Horne, who had it all: looks, charm, and a singing voice that was noted for its "expressiveness and dramatic intensity," as Variety once wrote. Hollywood…
When Daily Variety covered the March on Washington, the banner headline the day after the historic civil rights event read, “March Tramples on D.C. Boxoffice; Showfolk Figure in Demonstration.” The…
Don Cheadle and Kerry Washington talk frankly about life and work in the industry, issues of gender and race, and the role of activism
Actor and dancer John Brascia, best known for his work in "White Christmas" and "Meeting Me In Las Vegas," died Feb. 19 in Santa Monica from complications due to Parkinson's disease. He was 80.
Here are 25 series, in chronological order, that changed the smallscreen
"The Social Network" continues to rack up awards as the African-American Film Critics Assn. honored the pic with both the best feature film prize and the top spot on its list of best films of 2010.
Lena Horne died Sunday in New York. She was 92.
Broadway Rhythm is a typical backstage filmusical wheeled out in the usual Metro elaborate and colorful style. Displaying group of toprank specialties and names among the entertainers, the fragile…
Stormy Weather is chockful of the cream-of-the-crop colored talent, with a deft story skein to hold it together. Bill Robinson and Lena Horne top the cast. It's a tribute to the affection in which…